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Lectionary@Lunch Live – Mark 6:45-56
July 24, 2015 – 3:16 pm | No Comment

In a special excerpt from his online D.Min. course on Mark, Prof. Jim Voelz discusses the Gospel pericope for the 9th Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 12), in the context of the Year B lectionary.

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Proper 14 • Ephesians 4:17–5:2 • August 9, 2015
July 28, 2015 – 12:19 pm | No Comment

By James Voelz
This pericope is typical of the latter portion of Paul’s letters, that is, it deals with everyday matters of the Christian life (cf. 2 Thes 3). As is the case in most of Paul’s …

Symposium Sneak Peek #3: Jeff Oschwald
September 15, 2014 – 9:35 am | No Comment
Symposium Sneak Peek #3: Jeff Oschwald

The third of four sneak peeks into the main plenary presentations for the 2014 Theological Symposium (September 23-24).

Symposium Sneak Peek #2: Leo Sanchez
September 12, 2014 – 2:24 pm | No Comment
Symposium Sneak Peek #2: Leo Sanchez

The second of four sneak peeks into the main plenary presentations for the 2014 Theological Symposium (September 23-24).

Matthew 18 and “in statu confessionis”
September 11, 2014 – 10:07 am | 19 Comments
Matthew 18 and “in statu confessionis”

Thinking about the collegiality (or lack thereof) among the church’s pastors….

Symposium Sneak Peek #1: Erik Herrmann and Chuck Arand
September 10, 2014 – 4:17 pm | No Comment
Symposium Sneak Peek #1: Erik Herrmann and Chuck Arand

The first of four sneak peeks into the main plenary presentations for the 2014 Theological Symposium (September 23-24).

A Time to Listen
September 3, 2014 – 3:17 pm | One Comment
A Time to Listen

Beginning the conversations begun by what’s happened in Ferguson.

Symposium Sectionals: Going Deeper
September 2, 2014 – 2:14 pm | No Comment
Symposium Sectionals: Going Deeper

Every year at our theological symposium, we not only hold several public lectures dedicated to the symposium theme (this year it is “Faithful Witness”), but we also invite several special sectional speakers. The 45-minute sectionals …

The connections between Ferguson, Chattanooga, and a town near you
August 29, 2014 – 10:49 am | No Comment
The connections between Ferguson, Chattanooga, and a town near you

How Ferguson affects ministry in Chattanooga (and a church near you).

Hermeneutics and Hearing
August 25, 2014 – 9:38 am | 24 Comments
Hermeneutics and Hearing

For the first time ever, I saw someone lead the liturgy from a tablet. What does this mean?

Trying to see clearly in #Ferguson’s haze
August 19, 2014 – 4:34 pm | One Comment
Trying to see clearly in #Ferguson’s haze

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Trying to see clearly in #Ferguson’s haze

Why Stewardship Matters…
August 14, 2014 – 11:36 am | No Comment
Why Stewardship Matters…

…and it’s not just about the money.